USGS Water-Year Summary 2021
09423350 Caruthers Creek near Ivanpah, CA
LOCATION - Lat 35°14'42", long 115°17'53" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in NW 1/4 NE 1/4 sec.06, T.13 N., R.16 E., San Bernardino County, CA, Hydrologic Unit 15030102, on left bank, 6.6 mi south of Ivanpah.
DRAINAGE AREA - 0.84 mi².
- WDR CA-82-1: 1979 (instantaneous maximum discharge); WDR CA-96-1: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1963 to September 1981, May 1982 to current year. October 1963 to September 2006 published incorrectly as station 10252550.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Elevation of gage is 5,640 ft above NGVD of 1929, from topographic map.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 814 ft³/s, Aug. 12, 1979, gage height, 5.75 ft, from rating curve extended above 2.5 ft³/s, on basis of slope-conveyance studies; maximum gage height, 9.75 ft, July 15, 1996; no flow for most of each year.